New Faces in Pendleton Schools

Carly Elder, Music Teacher at Sunridge Middle Schoolcarly elder

Elder earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Education from the University of Oregon, where she graduated with honors and was recognized as an Outstanding Scholar in Music Theory. Elder, who grew up in Eugene and graduated from Churchill High School, has been a vocal director for children’s theater and youth orchestras.

One of her first impressions of eastern Oregon is, “the sunrises and sunsets are out of this world.” Her hobbies include singing, playing piano and reading.